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Species: Cephalotes marginatus   (Fabricius, 1804) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Cryptocerus marginatus Fabricius, 1804 PDF: 419 (q.) GUYANA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Cephalotes atratus: Klug, 1824 PDF: 200; Roger, 1862c PDF: 291.
Revived from synonymy and senior synonym of Cephalotes decemspinosus (and its junior synonym Cephalotes spissus): De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 124.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: French Guiana, Guyana, Haiti, Suriname
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foliage; garden of hotel montana.

Elevations: collected at 457 m

Type specimens: syntype of Cephalotes decemspinosus: casent0912581, casent0912582; syntype of Cephalotes decemspinosus spissus: casent0912583

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